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Make a Difference Day Held October 23

Butte College Make a Difference Day Held Saturday, October 23

In conjunction with National Make a Difference Day, Saturday, October 23, the Butte College Make a Difference Day committee completed 16 community makeover projects throughout Butte and Glenn Counties.

This year marked the third annual event of helping local communities in Butte and Glenn Counties.

NAME OF PROJECT
YOUTH FOR CHANGE - CHICO
710 Walnut Street
Project Manager, Colleen Harvel
Flooring for 2 – 1 bedroom
Transitional apartments for former YFC students
Approx. 570 sq. feet

GOLDEN HILLS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL - OROVILLE (this project postponed due to rain)
2400 Via Canela
Project Manager, Julie Decker
BC College Connection Students
Holistic Playground

FAMILY RESOURCE CTR - HAMILTON CITY (helps families in Glenn County)
160 Second Street
Project Manager, Zee Ramirez
Water purification system
Replace plastic storage shed
2 Childproof gates - openings

STAIRWAYS RECOVERY, INC. – CHICO
703 W. Second Avenue
Project Manager, Christina Dahl
Landscape design for a park/garden setting

ST. THOMAS SCHOOL - OROVILLE
1380 Bird Street
Project Manager, Frank Wilson
Repair & refinish 16 wooden picnic benches

PARADISE CHARTER MIDDLE SCHOOL - PARADISE
6277 Clark Road
Project Manager, Jack Eusler (collaboration with Kohls)
Pull-up project
Frame playground/rubberized
gravel or substrate

Butte County Independent Living Program - CHICO
3860 Morrow Lane, Suite B, Chico
Butte County
Office Makeover

Thermalito Family Improvement & Literacy, OROVILLE
2075 Poplar Avenue (TLC) Preschool
Playground improvement and beautification
Trees, flowers boxes

SALVATION ARMY - OROVILLE
1640 Washington Avenue
Project Manager, Alexa Young
Painting building

KATHLEEN GREENMAN - OROVILLE
2347 Via Cedro
Backyard patio
Flower boxes
Landscaping
Husband killed in motorcycle accident 6-10

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY - CHICO
953 E. 16th Street
Project Manager, Yvonne Christopher
Build a home 

PRESTIGE LIVING - OROVILLE
400 Executive Parkway
Project Manager, Donna Davis
Building flower boxes for residents in wheelchairs

VERDELL HILLS - OROVILLE
2980 Florence Avenue
Project Manager, David Goodson
Private Residence painting outside of home

ORLAND BOWL - ORLAND
507 Monterey Street
Project Manager, Daniel Donnelly/Janice Sumahit 865-1009
Pressure washing
Paint the outside of the bowling
Glenn County

PENNY BURDITT - CHICO
4 Marvin Circle
Replace flooring 
Project Manager, Eric Chisler

Butte College Food Pantry - BUTTE COLLEGE
Phi Theta Kappa

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